Faculty Research

Department of Economics

Calcagno, Peter and Joshua C. Hall (2020). “Formal and informal constraints on state government and economic freedom,” Economics Bulletin, Vol. 40 No. 1: 67-74.

Calcagno, Peter T. and Maldonado,Beatriz, (2020). “Divided Government in Latin America,” Applied Economics Letters, Vol. 27 no. 12: 1010-1015.

Hackler, Lauren, Hefner, Frank, and Witte, Mark D. (2020). “The Effects of IMF Loan Condition Compliance on GDP Growth,” The American Economist, 65 (1) 88-96.

Madariaga, Jessica and A. Bekkerman (2020). "The Impact of Trade Openness on Relative Equipment
Prices: Lessons from Latin America." Economica, doi:10.1111/ecca.12332.

Maldonado, Beatriz (2020). “Do Foreign Aid Donors Reward Recipients for Gender Equality?” (with Daniel L. Hicks), Applied Economic Letters, Vol. 27(1), pp. 46-51.

D. Wyman, Mothorpe, Christopher, and B. McLeod (2020). "Airbnb and VRBO: The impact of short term tourist rentals on residential property pricing." Current Issues in Tourism. Doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/13683500.2019.1711027.

Walker, Douglas M., M. Hilbrecht, D. Baxter, et al. (2020). "The Conceptual Framework of Harmful Gambling: A Revised Framework for Understanding Gambling Harm," Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 9(2): 190-205.

Blackwell, Calvin and Calcagno, Peter (2019). “Party-crashers or Wallflowers? The Lack of Strategic Voting in Experimental.” Applied Economics Letters 26(19), pp. 1641-1648. https://doi.org/10.1080/13504851.2019.1591585

Ahnen, David and Calcagno, Peter T. (2019). “Constitutions and Social Trust: An Analysis of the U.S. States” Journal of Private Enterprise Vol. 34 no. 3 Fall 2019:11-33.

Sobel, Russell S., Reagan N. Sobel, Walker, Douglas M., and Calcagno, Peter T. (2019). “How Effective Are Expert TV Hosts at Saving Failing Businesses?” Contemporary Economic Policy – Vol. 37 no 1 2019: 9-24. DOI 10.111/coep.12285

Benefield, Justin, Hefner, Frank, and Harris Hollans (2019). “Green Certifications in Residential Real Estate: Discounted Cost Savings or Name Recognition?” Journal of Real Estate Literature, 27 (1) 145-158.

Madariaga, Jessica, Maynard, Norman and U. Nair-Reichert (2019). "Investment Specific Productivity and the Role of Imported Equipment in Latin America." Applied Economic Letters, https://doi.org/10.1080/13504851.2019.1679341

Maldonado, Beatriz (2019). “Is There Adaptation to Predictable Climate Change Along the Temperature-Conflict Nexus?Evidence from the El Niño Southern Oscillation” (with Daniel L. Hicks), Applied Economic Letters, Vol. 26(11), pp. 893-897.

Witte, Mark and Hao-Chen Liu (November 2019). "Preferred Habitat, Window Dressing, or Both?  Evidence from Foreign Exchange Swaps in Taiwan”, Review of Pacific Basin Financial Markets and Policies, 22/3, pp 1-20.

Blackwell, Calvin, Daniela Goya-Tocchetto and Zachary Sturman (2018). “Nudges in the Restroom: How Hand-washing can be impacted by Environmental Cues.” Journal of Behavioral Economics for Policy 2(2), pp. 41-47.

Blackwell, Calvin (2018). “Power Laws in Real Estate Prices? Some Evidence.” Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance 69, pp. 90-98. DOI: 10.1016/j.qref.2018.03.014.

Calcagno, Peter T. and Hefner, Frank (2018). “Targeted Economic Incentives: An Analysis of State Fiscal Policy and Regulatory Conditions” Review of Regional Studies, Vol. 48 no. 1 2018: 71-91.

Escaleras, Monica and Calcagno, Peter T. (2018). “Does Fiscal Decentralization Affect Infrastructure Quality?: An Examination of U.S. States,” Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 36 no. 2 2018: 410-422.

Burnett, J. Wesley and Madariaga, Jessica F. (2018). “A Top-Down Economic Efficiency Analysis of U.S. Household Energy Consumption,” The Energy Journal, 39 1-30.

Maldonado, Beatriz (2018). “Identity, Patronage, and Redistribution: Economic Inequality in Bolivia under Evo Morales” (with Daniel L. Hicks, Brian Piper, and Alejandra Goytia Rios), Journal of Economics, Race, and Policy, Vol. 1(1), pp. 26-41.

Maynard, Norman (2018). “Housing Crisis Spillover Effects in Areas of High Concentration of Non-Primary Residences” (with Christopher Cain and Daniel Huerta). Journal of Housing Research 27 (2), pp. 159-182. https://aresjournals.org/doi/abs/10.5555/1052-7001.27.2.159

Burnett, J. Wesley and Mothorpe, Christopher A. (2018). “An Economic Assessment of the Southern Atlantic Coastal Region’s Stormwater Management Practices,” Water Economics and Policy, 4 1-38.

Mothorpe, Christopher (2018). "The impact of uncertainty on school quality capitalization using the border method." Regional Science and Urban Economics, 70: 127-141.

D. Wyman and Mothorpe, Christopher (2018). "The pricing of power lines: A geospatial approach to measuring residential property values." Journal of Real Estate Research, 40(1): 121-154.